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Blood tests & laboratory information

On the West Coast, laboratory testing is performed by Grey Base Hospital Laboratory, between 7.30 am and 4.30 pm.

Many samples are taken in general practice, but for some tests you may need to go to the laboratory. Expect delays between 12 pm and 2 pm.

You can contact the laboratory by phone on (03) 769‑7400 ext 2797, or by fax on (03) 769‑7797.

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Written by HealthInfo clinical advisers. Page created November 2015. Last updated January 2019.

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